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Dallas ‘Dreamer’ To Attend State Of The Union Address

Tonight, she’ll be in the House Chamber as the President delivers his State of the Union address before a Joint Session of Congress. “It’s very exciting” said Garibay.

02/12/2013

Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX) speaks to her peers on January 21, 2009 at the Russell Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Retiring Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison Takes On Immigration Reform

Retiring Republican Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison of Texas is one of three senators proposing legislation that would help children of immigrants.

CBS 11–11/27/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Does Mitt Romney Have An October Surprise For The Debate?

Is Mitt Romney planning an October surprise of sorts for tonight? Has he been saving big policy announcements and details for the debate?

10/03/2012

Bolivian Diego Mariaca(R) and his brother Gustavo Mariaca(L) fill out paperwork under the 'Dream Act' (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: A Step Forward And A Step Back For The American Dream

Yesterday the Obama administration put in place provisions of the DREAM Act that brought many young people out of the shadows to participate in the American Dream. On the same day a judge in Pennsylvania let stand what may be the most egregious attempt at voter suppression in a generation.

08/16/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney’s Nixonian Secret Plans

Mitt Romney has provided no details, not even a hint, of what his immigration plan is. Either this is a lousy sales job, which is bad, or he has no idea there’s a difference between running Bain Capital and running the nation, which is worse.

06/22/2012

President Barack Obama speaks after touring Allison Transmission in Indianapolis, Indiana on May 6, 2011. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

GOP Won’t Say If Immigration Plan Is Amnesty

When it comes to President Obama’s new immigration policy, Republicans are quite sure they don’t like it. They just don’t want to say if it amounts to amnesty, at least not yet.

06/20/2012

A student's t-shirt for immigration reform (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney Can’t Even Lead From Behind

The guy who passed health care reform in Massachusetts and vowed to repeal the Affordable Care Act can’t take a policy position on Obama’s executive order on immigration enforcement?

06/19/2012

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Obama Administration Won’t Deport Young Immigrants

The Obama administration will stop deporting and begin granting work permits to younger illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as children and have since led law-abiding lives.

06/15/2012

Students at a graduation ceremony. (credit: China Photos/Getty Images)

Illegal Students Face Obstacles Even After Graduation

When Rhode Island became the 13th state to allow in-state tuition for illegal immigrants at public colleges, supporters heralded the move as one that would give students the kind of advanced education they need to succeed in the workforce.

10/02/2011

A U.S. Border Patrol agent looks for footprints from illegal immigrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. (credit: Getty Images/John Moore)

Democrats Delay Action On Young Immigrants Bill

The Senate has moved to delay a politically charged showdown vote on legislation carving out a path to legal status for foreign-born youngsters brought to this country illegally.

CBSDFW.COM–12/10/2010

In Case You Missed It… Wednesday, September 22nd

Here’s what you  missed Wednesday on the Jay Mcfarland show.

09/22/2010

Young Illegal Immigrant Risks Deportation Pushing for DREAM Act (Audio)

Jose Torres-Don, who entered the country illegally when he was 4, is risking deportation with his continued protests on Capitol Hill.  A judge today told him to stay away from Congressional offices on the Hill […]

09/07/2010

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